Good Clean Design…

Sometimes no matter how good you think you are, there are just people who blow you out of the water. I think I have a pretty good sense of style and design, but I have nothing on Grace of Design*Sponge. I have long been a fan of Design*Sponge and when I heard that Grace was … read more

Holiday Housekeeping

Sign-up to win from free stuff in the New Orleans Craft Mafia Handmade Holiday Gift-Away. To enter, sign-up for the NOCM newsletter for a chance to win one of three prizes with donated goods from the New Orleans Craft Mafia. Miss Malaprop, a friend of Indie Fixx is a member of the New Orleans Craft … read more

Get Your Knit On

You know the holiday shopping season has started, so periodically I will share gift ideas with you that will knock their socks off. Today I am sharing hot new gift ideas for the crafters in your life. Handmade knitting needles made from wood and glass offer knitters something a little bit different. From All Stix, … read more

Going Solo

Be sure to check out the sale going on at Linda Trent Jewelry. There are fifteen designs on sale from 20% – 60% in the Tuesday Temptations sale. I really like the simple lines of the Solo Bracelet –there is also a similar bracelet with interlocking circles called Friendship.

The Handmade Market…Because Mall is a Four-letter Word

Don’t forget about the Handmade Market in Raleigh, NC next Saturday, November 11th. The Handmade Market is a showcase of artists, independent designers, and crafters that is produced by The Handmaidens, a North Carolina collective of nine independent designers. Get all your holiday shopping done at the Handmade Market! If you don’t live in the … read more

Back on the Beat…

Your intrepid Indie Fixx writer has not fallen off the face of the planet—I was in the hospital for several days with an unexpected illness and only just got home this weekend. I’d like to say I went undercover to do some investigative blogalism, but truth be told I was actually under the weather for … read more

Shop Indie & Blow Them Away This Season!

It’s here—the Indie Fixx Holiday Gift Guide. Looking to cross those names off your list, you will find some of the hottest and most unique designers and products in the Holiday Gift Guide. You will even find special discounts to help you stay within your holiday budget this year. Sponsored link

Silver and Gold Petals

Saw these lovely jewelry pieces by Donna Barry at Diverse Workshop and I just had to share them. Made from silver and 18ct gold, Donna aims to create designs with a light and tactile quality. The techniques she uses infuse strength into the design, while evoking a supplely and delicacy to her work. Thanks to … read more

I Could Have Been a Contender…

It’s time for Round #2 of the I Support Indie Knockout contest, the contest where indie supporters duke it out to win free stuff. Are you a supporter of indie products? Do you buy handmade items from DIY crafters at craft shows, purchase handcrafted designs from online shops, or shop at your local arts alliance? … read more



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